Amazon FBA Mistakes to Avoid / Retail Arbitrage

video Mar 18, 2019

Are you looking to turn a profit from your Amazon business? We hope so!

Running a business comes with ups and downs both big and small. Downs are inevitable BUT there are things you can do to prevent many of them.

Whether you’re new to retail arbitrage or have been doing it for years, making mistakes is par for the course. And while making mistakes is often how we learn and grow as entrepreneurs - it often comes at an expensive cost. Some mistakes can even be detrimental to the success of your business.

Today, we share the retail arbitrage mistakes you should avoid while building your Amazon FBA business. We highlight the most common errors many new Amazon sellers make and share the data points that you should consider when deciding to buy a product. We also discuss why you shouldn’t fall into the habit of buying with your heart instead of looking at the facts, share the tools that can bring you greater success, and offer clarity on when is the right time to move from...

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video Mar 11, 2019

Learn How to Bundle Products on Amazon:

Did you know we started with Retail Arbitrage bundles long before we ventured into wholesale? We started bundling because competition on single items was becoming brutal. We began right where we were at the time - Retail Arbitrage!

Bundling retail arbitrage items is a quick and easy way to incorporate bundles into your business model. You can start right where you are with a low commitment level. We are here to help you get started.

If you’re into retail arbitrage but are not sure where you're going or feel lost - you are not alone. Many Amazon sellers deal with the stresses of what happens if products can’t be found and may have limited success with small profit margins. Retail arbitrage bundles are a great place to start before moving into wholesale bundles. You will be able to test the waters before moving onto something more significant, and anyone can create bundles...

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video Mar 06, 2019

There is a lot to learn and understand about creating and maintaining a successful Amazon business. There are many questions that those looking to start a wholesale bundling business are asking and many more from those who are already bundling but want to find more success and refine their process.

Many new Amazon sellers feel unsure about the best practices and tactics to use and feel uncertain of what to do next. For some, this can become a roadblock. 

We are answering all of the questions that you have on bundles. We explain what bundles are and how to choose items to add to your Amazon bundles. We share how to get your bundles to rank well on Amazon, how to select their keywords, and how to determine the right price that will make buyers what to purchase. We share our experiences of listing seasonal products and what to do if they suddenly stop selling. We also reveal the ways that you can differentiate your bundles and we share our top three tips on researching items...

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Side Hustle to 7 Figures: How to turn your side business into a full time income

video Feb 18, 2019

Have you been contemplating quitting your day job to sell online full time?

Do you know what it takes to earn a full time income from your Amazon FBA business?

We’ve done it ourselves and so have others but…..
We’ve got good news and bad news.

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Many Amazon sellers are longing to quit their 9-5 job and move their side hustle to a full-time role. You may be itching to say goodbye to your boss and want to work online from home. You probably want to spend more time with your family. 

If your day job is causing you stress and making you feel unhappy then you are likely ready to make a significant life change and move towards your ‘quit day.’ 

We explain how to turn your side hustle into a full-time income on Amazon. We explain how to decide if entrepreneurship and turning your side hustle into a full-time business is the right decision for you and the importance of creating a...

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Why You Suck at Amazon

video Feb 11, 2019

We’re here to help make your business better, more sustainable and less stressful. In this week’s episode of The Amazon Files, we’re going to discuss some of the most common mistakes we see Amazon sellers making. But we won’t leave you hanging. We’ll also share how to go from sucking the life out our your business to working smarter (not harder) to increase profits.

So many people complain about how their Amazon business isn’t performing the way they want it to. Sales are down, competition is up and breaking even seems to be the new norm.

Let’s get you back on the right track to a more successful business!

Amazon sellers, particularly those that are relatively new, can feel overwhelmed or like they just can’t do it. You may not have realized that you need a business bank account or resellers license. Finding yourself in a trap and feeling ready to give up, it can be hard to know which way to turn next. It’s easy to sabotage your...

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Wholesale Myths Exposed

video Feb 04, 2019

We’ve heard it all! All of the reasons why you haven’t added wholesale to your Amazon business. “They won’t sell to Amazon sellers.” “Wholesale is too expensive.” “I can’t find profitable wholesale products.” Stop right there! Wholesale can feel overwhelming and intimidating but with the right mindset, tools, and strategy fear no longer has control. In this episode of The Amazon Files, we’re going to turn these myths and more on their heads.

Wholesale might feel overwhelming and intimidating but with the right information, mindset, and strategy fear no longer has control. In this week's episode of The Amazon Files, we’re going to turn these myths upside down and tell you the truth about wholesale and why you should add it to your business.


Almost every new Amazon seller have things that stop them from jumping into wholesale and wholesale bundling. Typically, people are held back by fear - fear of the...

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video Jan 28, 2019

Increasing profitability and earning more money is a challenge when you only have a limited amount of time. New Amazon business owners may be aware of the tools available to Amazon sellers but do not know which ones to choose or have the time to research them. If you run an Amazon business, you may have found yourself in this catch-22 situation.

In this episode, we share the top Amazon seller tools and resources that will help you save time and make more money. We reveal the tools that we use every day to make life easier and why you should include them in your business operations. We also share advice on how to introduce these tools into your business without feeling overwhelmed.

“The more tools in your toolbox, the faster you are, and the more money you are going to make.” - Kristin Ostrander

This week on the Amazon Files:

  • Our number one favorite tool for creating bundles and listings.
  • How to use Merchant Words for product research, keyword research, and for finding...
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video Jan 21, 2019

Every year Amazon changes things, a lot of things. While we love to sell on Amazon sometimes their abrupt changes are very unwelcome. If we know anything about Amazon it is that they are always changing. Most of the time it is for the good of our business and other times it is a royal pain! Either way, we want you to be in the know about the newest changes Amazon has been making and how they will affect your business.

Amazon is continually changing, and new rules are frequently introduced. As business owners, you know that the only thing that is consistent in business is change. Many of the changes happen because new technology is introduced, but changes also occur because of the changing habits, wants and desires of our customers. As an Amazon seller, you must comply with the new rules that have been introduced, and there are sure to be more rule changes throughout 2019.

In this episode we discuss what’s new on Amazon in 2019. We explain many of the new rules that you need to...

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video Jan 10, 2019

Are you ready to make the plunge into selling online? Amazon is the largest e-commerce platform and if you are not selling there you are missing out on big profits. Come join us and learn more about how you can make your first $1000 in profit selling on Amazon in 2019.

The beginning of a new year is a turning point for many as they resolve to do better and be better. If starting your own business is one of your resolutions for 2019, know that you can easily make your first $1,000 dollars using these tips and tricks!




Everyone wants to make more money. And for some people, their new year’s resolution is to start a new business. They want to break free from the 9-5, work-‘til-you’re-exhausted corporate world and earn more money while spending more time with their families. Although an Amazon business is not a get rich quick scheme, some people make their first $1,000 in the first week. It is a big step to...

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How to Set Reasonable GOALS for Your Amazon FBA Business in 2019

video Dec 17, 2018

Goal setting is a mystery some people run far away from. We want to help you design goals that are reasonable for your Amazon FBA business, especially when it comes to bundling and wholesale. This a great time of year to dream about what you want in the coming year.

With 2018 coming to an end, many Amazon business owners will be taking the time to reflect on the past year
. Every entrepreneur experiences business successes and failures, and reflecting on failures can often be difficult. Some Amazon sellers will find it hard to know where to start when reviewing their yearly goals and accomplishments. It can be challenging to decide on the questions you should ask yourself, and you may not even understand why it’s important to reflect on your ‘wins’ and ‘losses’.

Today, we share how you can reflect on the past year in your Amazon business. We explain why it’s important to reflect on your successes and failures and how this reflection process can...

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